RECENTLY PUBLISHED

DEAD LAND

Chicago is the city of broad shoulders, but V.I. Warshawski knows its politics: “Pay to Play.” Money changes hands in the middle of the night; by morning, buildings and parks have been replaced by billion-dollar projects.

READ MORE

RECENTLY PUBLISHED

SHELL GAME

When her oldest friend’s nephew is framed for the murder of a man found dead in a forest near Chicago and her own niece has vanished without a trace, V.I. Warshawski has to play by someone else’s rules.

READ MORE

RECENTLY PUBLISHED

FALLOUT

A small Midwestern town is way outside V.I. Warshawski’s comfort zone, but in Fallout, the detective spends a month in Lawrence, Kansas, where author Sara Paretsky grew up.

READ MORE

RECENTLY PUBLISHED

BRUSH BACK

V.I. Warshawski thought she was in love with Frank Guzzo when he was a high school baseball star, but she’s long forgotten him until the day he comes into her office, wanting help with his mother.

READ MORE

BLOG

Sal’s Gin and Grits

February 4, 2022

Opening scene; ext shot, Sal’s Gin and Grits. This is a dingy building on an urban street, windows heavily barred and with thick blinds blocking any view of the interior. A door of re-enforced steel is locked. Surveillance cameras cover the sidewalk.

READ MORE

UPCOMING EVENTS

September 17, 2022 | 12:00 pm

Bloody Scotland

Sara will be appearing virtually, in conversation with Denise Mina on September 17 at 1 pm ET / Noon CT (6 pm in Scotland).

NEWS

The Reviews Are In!

Overboard is now on sale everywhere and I’m pleased to report that the reviews have been positive. The Washington Post chose it as one of their 10 noteworthy books for […]

READ MORE
Sara Paretsky Overboard
Processing...
Thank you! Your subscription has been confirmed. You'll hear from us soon.
ErrorHere